Happy TANKA Tuesday everyone! Welcome to the TANKA CAFÉ. Are you ready to get groovy with your poetry? Then, you're in the right place! Pull up a chair, order some coffee or tea and let's write some TANKA poetry. Grab a cup of Joe or a cup of tea and read what's below… SO, LET'S … Continue reading Colleen’s Weekly #Tanka #Poetry Challenge #19 – “Craft & Rise”
Figuring out how to outline a series may explode your preconceptions about the process and teach you so much more about outlining and story-craft in general. Source: How to Outline a Series of Bestselling Books - Helping Writers Become Authors
A great article about one of my favorite myths: The Vikings and Norse Gods. ❤ Archaeologists have confirmed key details in Norse oral histories (but not the dragons, elves, and trolls). Source: How Much Viking Lore Is True?
One way to PROTEST the political climate in America is to write! Check out this opportunity outlined below: (share this information - it's what empathic writers need now). ❤ "For the coming issue, we are most interested in fairy tales that challenge the current political climate, fairy tales that resist outdated norms or binaries, … Continue reading » Fairy Tale Review: Accepting Submissions
Welcome to my contribution to my weekly #Tanka Tuesday poetry challenge. This week, I tweaked the prompt word of "charm" to "allure," and I changed "touch" to "touches." Both words have many connotations and can modify the meaning of your Tanka poetry in many ways. I also used the photo as my inspiration. ❤ Don't be … Continue reading The Golden Star Child – A #Tanka